FOX411’s snap of the day
Heather Thomas jets out of LA
Christie Brinkley doesn’t age
Britney Spears steps out
Britney Spears was spotted attending the Hollywood Beauty Awards at Avalon Hollywood.
Baby Spice’s all grown up
Jennifer Lawrence takes the plunge
Ginger Spice promotes new reality TV show
Bo Derek attends 26th Annual Movieguide Awards
Elizabeth Hurley’s steamy selfie
Dame Joan Collins appears glamorous at Craig’s
Lisa Rinna’s new makeover
James Bond, is that you?
Lynda Carter supports “12 Strong”
Nasty Nellie supports Batman
Erin Murphy, 53, makes surprising appearance
Ali Larter, 41, steps out
Lea Michele shares racy bedtime snap
Jennifer Lopez sizzles in GUESS ad
Jennifer Lopez stars as a titillating pinup for her Spring 2018 campaign for GUESS jeans. The singer/actress is 48.
Marlo Thomas, 80, steps out
Elizabeth Banks looks red hot at premiere
Actress Elizabeth Banks stepped out on Tuesday, December 12 for the preimere of “Pitch Perfect 3.” The star sparkled in a custom Jeffery Dodd sheath and gold, dangly earring by Agmes.
Rare Beatles photo up for auction
Derek Jeter’s wife spotted at bash
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Pamela Anderson launches lingerie line
Pamela Anderson has collaborated with UK-based lingerie line Coco de Mer to launch a new collection named Pamela Loves Coco de Mer. The 34-piece collection is inspired by the 50-year-old’s fascination with 1960’s pinup stars.
Hailey heats up the holidays
Loni Anderson, 72, looks ageless
Cindy Crawford goes topless
Cindy Crawford posed topless in reworked vintage ’90s jeans from her new capsule collection with LA-based denim label RE/DONE. The 51-year-old supermodel started following RE/DONE on Instagram because her daughter Kaia is “obsessed” with the label.
Ben Affleck’s mystery rash
Demi Lovato ditches her bra
Demi Lovato attend the 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards in London, but it looks like the 25-year-old singer forgot her undergarments before walking the red carpet.
Taylor Swift snapped holding a gun with Shania Twain
Thelma and Louise 2.0? Pop star Taylor Swift was spotted holding a gun alongside country crooner Shania Twain. The throwback pic actually comes from 2011 when the singers were impersonating the iconic duo for the CMT Music Awards.
Christian Bale, is that you?
Alexander Skarsgard’s shocking new look
Jenna’s risque selfie
Heather Graham stuns at 47
Heather Graham appeared seemingly ageless when she was spotted in New York City to promote her new NBC miniseries “Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders.” The 47-year-old is still recognized by fans from the 1999 comedy “Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me”.
Tara Reid, is that you?
Tara Reid appeared noticeably slim while enjoying date night with businessman beau Ted Dhani in West Hollywood. The former “American Pie” star is 41.
Paris Hilton goes topless
Josh Brolin’s movie night with Mike Pence
Josh Brolin (center right) was spotted with Vice President Mike Pence for a special screening of “Only the Brave” in New York City.
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Britney Spears flaunts fabulously flat abs
Miley Cyrus knows how to make a statement. The singer opted for completely sheer leggings with bright red underwear when she walked the red carpet at the 2017 iHeartRadio Music Festival at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Hailey Baldwin and Alessandra Ambrosio
Emily Ratajkowski’s flaunts her amazing flat abs
Kourtney gets cheeky
Joanna Krupa’s wild new look
“Real Housewives of Miami” star and model Joanna Krupa was bodypainted as a tiger to protest the use of animals in London circuses. The star’s provocative look was on behalf of animal rights group PETA.
What’s wrong, James Franco?
Actor James Franco was spotted at the Grey Goose Suite while attending the 2017 US Open. And apparently, his favorite player lost.
Kim channels her inner Targaryen
Just call her Kim Targaryen. Kardashian channeled her inner Dragon Queen from “Game of Thrones” when she walked the red carpet with long, silver locks.
Jennifer Lawrence chose a risque look at the Venice Film Festival. The actress donned a gown with a completely sheer top with two cleverly-placed flowers over her breasts.
Charlotte looks like heaven in denim
Kendall Jenner slithers in lingerie
Kendall Jenner slithered in lacy lingerie for a new fashion campaign from Italian brand La Perla. The 21-year-old model and “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” star is featured in the autumn/winter 2017 collection.
Amy Schumer goes topless
Halle Berry, is that you?
Melissa Joan Hart and Soleil Moon Frye
Former “Sabrina” co-stars are best friends not just on-screen. Melissa Joan Hart (left) and Soleil Moon Frye (right) have been close friends since they starred on “Sabrina” together. “We had so much fun those years and then years later, here we are again as mommies and on a weight loss journey together,” Hart said as part of the stars’ partnership with Nutrisystem. Frye is also known for her role on “Punky Brewster.”
Emily sports tiny top
Ben Affleck and Lindsay Shookus
Macaulay Culkin looks different
Actor Macaulay Culkin cleaned up nicely after years of rocking a disheveled look.
Charlotte McKinney’s Saint-Tropez adventure
Julianne Hough’s birthday suit
Tara Reid wigs out
Tara Reid hit the red carpet in what appears to be a bright blonde wig with bangs. The 41-year-old donned an ill-fitting black ensemble at the Los Angeles premiere of “Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets” in Hollywood.
Bella Thorne takes the plunge
Jessica Simpson celebrates
Bella Hadid shows a lot of skin
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Tommy Lee’s hot date night
LeAnn’s lingerie look
Bella’s bikini body
Bo Derek flaunts youthful look
Bo Derek attended a TV festival Monte Carlo. The “10” actress is 60.
“Lois & Clark” stars reunite
Nikki Bella takes the plunge
WWE wrestler Nikki Bella arrives at the iHeartRadio MuchMusic Video Awards (MMVA) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on June 18, 2017. She wore a very revealing dress to the event. Bella is engaged to fellow star John Cena.
Bella Thorne’s pink hair
Iggy Pop still has ‘lust for life’ at 70
Heidi Klum and Martha Hunt
Heidi Klum (left) and Martha Hunt (right) proved why they are two of the top models in the world. Klum looked radiant in white while Hunt sparkled in her silver gown.
Is she or isn’t she?
Charlotte McKinney rocks Daisy Dukes
Britney Spears reveals amazing abs
Priscilla Presley, 72, still ageless
Lindsey Vonn and beau Kenan Smith
Lindsey Vonn showed off her toned bod and her new boyfriend Kenan Smith at the premiere of the new “Pirates of the Caribbean” movie. The Olympian looked stunning in a black dress with cutouts on her side.
Charlotte McKinney poses
Model Charlotte McKinney struck her sexiest post at the season launch of NightSwim at Encore Beach Club in Wynn Las Vegas. The “Baywatch” actress looked great in a short, form-fitting dress with a plunging neckline and matching rope lace-up heels.
Ariel Winter and the cast of ‘Modern Family’
One of these things is not like the other…Ariel Winter stood out next to several of her “Modern Family” cast mates. The actress donned a very sexy gold mini-dress while her fellow actors chose casual wear for an LA screening of their ABC show. From l-r: Nolan Gould, Steve Levitan, Ariel Winter, Eric Stonestreet, Julie Bowen, Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Ty Burrell.
Chrissy Teigen and Stephanie March
Chrissy Teigen (left) goes for gold in a glittery gown with a thigh-high slit at City Harvest’s 23rd Annual Evening Of Practical Magic. Bobby Flay’s ex-wife Stephanie March (right) opted for a more casual frock at the same event.
(Nick Hunt/Jason Kempin for Getty Images )
‘You oughta know’ that this is Alanis Morissette
Jim Carrey, is that you?
Katy Perry’s new ‘do
Mayim Bialik’s hair-raising look
Paris Hilton’s new man
Charlotte’s long legs
Lindsey Vonn and her dogs
Mayim Bialik keeps it real
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner were all smiles as they took their kids to church together in Los Angeles. The parents-of-three announced their split in 2015 but have yet to officially pull the plug on their more than a decade-long marriage.
Natasha Bure debuts sexy new look
Kristen Stewart’s new look
This looks familiar
Jennifer Aniston leg bombed the Oscars in 2017 with a high slit dress. The pose has been compared to Angelina Jolie’s leggy moment during the Academy Awards in 2012.
Jessie James Decker
Sadie Robertson’s new haircut
Best and worst dressed at the 2017 SAG Awards
Ariel Winter (left) looked like a golden goddess at the 2017 SAG Awards in her semi-sheer lace gown. Meanwhile, Nicole Kidman (right) seriously missed the mark in her green dress that resembled a peacock.
Emily stops traffic
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Fashion-forward first ladies
Michelle Obama and Melania Trump stunned with their Inauguration Day looks. Obama wore an A-line tweed deep red dress paired with a thin belt, and Trump sported a pale blue structured Ralph Lauren dress with a matching jacket, gloves and shoes.
Kendall and Kylie Jenner
While Kendall Jenner showed a lot of leg at the Golden Globes, her younger sister Kylie really pushed the limit. The youngest Jenner sibling donned a sheer silver gown that showed off both her legs and chest.
Lindsey Vonn and Kenan Smith
Lindsey Vonn stepped out with her new man Kenan Smith. Vonn and her Los Angeles Rams football player have been open about their relationship since Thanksgiving. This is Vonn’s first public romance since she split from boyfriend of three years Tiger Woods in 2015.
Aly Raisman and Colton Underwood
Aly Raisman and her boyfriend Colton Underwood cuddled up at Sea Fire Grill after publicly announcing their 5-month relationship earlier this week. Sources told FOX411 that Raisman and her new beau were seen snuggling during dinner in midtown Manhattan.
(courtesy of Sea Fire Grill)
Erin Andrews confirms engagement
Bella shined in a sheer gown that fitted her toned physique perfectly. The actress is known for pushing the limits with her over-the-top sexy getups, and her latest look did not disappoint.
Kaley Cuoco and Johnny Galecki on set
Jennifer Lopez for Harper’s Bazaar
Jessica Chastain and Kate Beckinsale
Kristen Stewart’s honor
‘Dog the Bounty Hunter’
Dog the Bounty Hunter has never had the most typical sense of style. We can’t quite tell if the 63-year-old needs a cane to help him walk or if he is trying to start a new trend.
Emma Stone, is that you?
(Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott / Vogue, Reuters)
Charlotte McKinney’s night out
Helene Yorke and Bobby Flay
Bobby Flay has a new love. The celebrity chef, 51, stepped out with his girlfriend, actress Helene Yorke, who is 20 years his junior. Flay, who is recently divorced from this third wife actress Stephanie March, looked dapper in a suit while supporting his equally dolled-up girlfriend at the New York City premiere of her new show “Graves.”
Lindsey Vonn in NYC
Kylie Jenner chose a brown latex dress for a date night with her beau Tyga. The reality star showed off her killer curves in the revealing look.
Julianne Hough was practically glowing when she walked the carpet ahead of “Dancing With the Stars.” The dancing pro chose a black Berta gown with a plunging neckline. The dress was mostly sheer with flower details down the front.
Sistine Rose Stallone
Fatherhood has changed Derick Dillard in many ways including his appearance. The reality star has been sporting (left) a bushy, unruly beard and long locks lately. He definitely looks different from when he first welcomed son Israel with wife Jill Duggar.
Is that really you JWoww? The reality star looked very different (right) when she walked the red carpet at the 2016 MTV VMAs. The former “Jersey Shore” star’s strange gettup was a cross between a Kardashian and a vampire.
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is a vision in pink! The model and actress walked the red carpet in a hot pink number that showed off her long legs.
‘Big Bang Theory’ stars back together
Kaley Cuoco shared a snap of the cast of the “Big Bang Theory” all together for the filming of Season 10.
Giada De Laurentiis
Sadie Robertson and Trevor Knight
Maitland Ward in body paint
Charlotte McKinney’s girls’ night
Newly single Charlotte McKinney went out for a night on the town with a gal pal. The model, who recently split from Stephen Dorff, looked radiant in her white getup.
Farrah Abraham as Lady Liberty
Farrah Abraham is giving Lady Liberty a run for her money. The reality star stopped a street performer in New York City’s Rockefeller Center and tried on their outfit. Who do you think makes a better Staue of Liberty?
Bella Hadid for Calvin Klein
Bella Hadid stripped down to pose in Calvin Klein underwear in a new ad for the fashion company. The 19-year-old also showed off her curves in a pair of Calvin Klein jeans and nothing else.
Missi Pyle showed off a whole lotta skin in a summery dress. The actress nearly had a wardrobe malfunction as she walked the red carpet.
Toni Braxton left little to the imagination. The star donned a long, sheer black gown with cutouts at the BET Awards.
Shay Mitchell and Ashley Benson
“Pretty Little Liar” stars Shay Mitchell, left, and Ashley Benson put their best leg forward at the 2016 iHeartRADIO MuchMusic Video Awards. The co-stars stole the show in their coordinated outfits.
Sophie Tweed Simmons
Kim Kardashian goes skin tight
Adriana Lima in blue
The model attended the 2016 Fragrance Foundation Awards at Alice Tully Hall in New York. Lima donned a sexy pale blue dress that showed off her best assets.
Elle Fanning in Rome
Khloe is lovely in latex
Mayim Bialik’s Holy Land shoot
Carmen’s electrifying look
Carmen Electra put her curves on display in a skin-tight lacy red dress. The electrifying look worked for the celebrity who posed for cameras at the premiere of “Alice Through the Looking Glass.”
Kourtney shows off
Chanel Iman’s sheer look
Chanel Iman made a show-stopping entrance at amfAR’s 23rd Cinema Against AIDS Gala. The model showed off her best assets in the see-through Marchesa gown.
Jennifer Lawrence goes glam
Jennifer Lawrence looks stunning at a screening of “X-Men Apocalypse” in London on May 9, 2016.
Own Gigi Hadid
From Thursday, May 6 to Friday, May 8, New Yorkers will have a chance to take home Gigi Hadid in the form of a free piece of art featuring the supermodel. The artwork will be given away as a part of the collaboration between Stella Artois and Visionaire. In honor of its 65th anniversary issue, Visionaire will give away this new set of exclusive limited-edition artwork for free at FREE ART Kiosks and the FREE ART Trucks throughout the city.
Jen and Ben go to church
Mayim is a bedhead
Taylor Swift at Coachella
Taylor Swift debuted a much blonder-hairdo at Coachella. The singer went platinum to cheer on her boyfriend Calvin Harris. Click here for more pictures of the singer on Hollywoodlife.com.
Lindsey Vonn all dressed up
Professional skier Lindsey Vonn was a vision in white at the alice + olivia by Stacey Bendet Los Angeles Runway Show. Vonn looked sexy in her white lace dress with a plunging neckline and cut outs. Click here for more must-see star sightings.
Jennifer Lawrence forgets her bra
Jennifer Lawrence strutted her stuff at the Sont Pictures Entertainment presentation at CinemaCon 2016 in Las Vegas. The actress went sans bra at the event causing quite a stir. Lawrence was promoting her new film “Passengers.”
Eric and Jessie James Decker get frisky
The country singer and her football-playing hubby got cozy on the set of Decker’s upcoming music video for “Lights Down Low.” Nearly 3 years into their marriage and it looks like the Deckers know how to keep the flame lit. Click here for more pictures of the stars on Hollywoodlife.com.
Burt Reynolds and first girlfriend
Stapleton surprises kids
Chris Stapleton, along with Ram Trucks and ACM Lifting Lives, surprised students at his former high school late last week with the gift of some much-needed new band instruments. He also put on a free concert for the kids.
(Rick Diamond/Courtesy Ram Trucks)
Nina Agdal works out
Work hard, play hard. Sports Illustrated cover model Nina Agdal celebrated her birthday with a tough workout. The model attended Barry’s Bootcamp in Miami Beach to ring in her 24 birthday.
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French-American model Camille Rowe, 26, is Playboy’s latest non-nude Playmate of the Month. Miss April 2016 was no stranger to the magazine. “I’ve collected Playboy magazines from the 1960s and 1970s since I was a teenager. The entire aesthetic and the girls themselves are so classically beautiful, which is what we tried to imitate with my pictorial.”
(Courtesy Playboy/Guy Aroch)
Adrienne Bailon at the beach
Irina Shayk and Eva Longoria
One event, two lovely ladies in red. Model Irina Shayk (left) and actress Eva Longoria showed up in red dresses for a L’Oreal Paris event during Paris Fashion Week. While Shayk’s shorter number showed a lot more skin, Longoria’s skin-tight dress was equally sexy. Click here for more pictures at X17online.com.
Ariel Winter in black
Margot Robbie takes the plunge
Margot Robbie took the plunge at the premiere of her newest movie “Whiskey Tango Foxtrot.” The actress donned a sexy black romper with a low-cut neckline.
Taylor Swift shows off
Taylor Swift showed a lot of skin at the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscars Party. The singer chose a sexy black gown with a plunging neckline and a slit that went all the way up her leg.
Jennifer Lopez is red hot
Jennifer Lopez’s bedazzled red ensemble turned heads at the party for the finalists of “American Idol XV” in West Hollywood. The sheer jumpsuit hugged the singer’s curves in all the right places and looked like it was made for her.
Katherine Heigl’s makeunder
It looks like Katherine Heigl gave herself a makeunder. The typically stylish star was spotted on a flight into LA looking drab. Her curly new hairdo and nerdy glasses need to go. Click here for more pictures of the star on X17online.com.
Nina Agdal, Samantha Hoopes, Ashley Graham, Hannah Ferguson and Hannah Davis
These ladies strut their stuff at the 2016 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue launch party at Brookfield Place in New York. From left to right: Nina Agdal, Samantha Hoopes, Ashley Graham, Hannah Ferguson and Hannah Davis.
Don’t underestimate Juno Temple. The up-and-coming actress has three movies at Sundance but is sick of people judging her based on the roles she plays. “Like, ‘Oh, my God, Juno has three movies at Sundance, and she’s got her t–s out in two of them!’ Who gives a flying f–k, dude?” Temple told GQ. Click here for more photos of her shoot with the magazine.
Kaley Cuoco works out
Kaley Cuoco is proof that hard work pays off! The recently single star showed off her rock-hard abs after going to a yoga class. Click here for more pics of Cuoco on X17online.com.
Alessandra Ambrosio’s sexy look
Alessandra Ambrosio turned heads at the 13th annual “Leather & Laces” mega party at Super Bowl 50 in San Francisco, California. The super model donned a black bandeau top and mini black skirt that was held together by a mesh metal piece. Click here for more must-see star sightings.
Penelope Cruz walks the carpet
Penelope Cruz did her best blue steel pose during the premiere “Zoolander 2” in Madrid, Spain. The Spanish actress stunned in a strapless gold and white dress.
Rupert Grint and Bonnie Wright
Heidi Klum puts best foot forward
Heidi Klum put her best leg forward at the Australian premiere of “Zoolander 2.” The model showed off her legs in a black dress that had a plunging neckline and slits. Click here for more pictures of the star on X17online.com.
What’s Rita Ora wearing?
Singer Rita Ora arrived for Atelier Versaces Spring-Summer 2016 Haute Couture fashion collection presented in Paris in an orange number that barely counts as a dress. The singer definitely pushed the limits in the cut-out outfit.
Jason Aldean and Brittany Kerr’s PDA
‘Friends’ meets ‘Big Bang Theory’
“Big Bang Theory” and “Friends” fans prepare to freak out. Kaley Cuoco shared a picture of many of the sitcom stars in one place. “FRIENDS #MEETS BBT,” she wrote on Instagram. The reunion took place at NBC’s “Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows” special.
Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart
That’s one smart couple. Jennifer Lopez’s boyfriend, Casper Smart, supported his love at the opening night of her Las Vegas residency. While Smart looked dapper in his suit, JLo stole the show in a sexy white dress.
Emily Ratajkowski flexes
Emily Ratajkowski flexed her arm muscles at SVEDKA Vodka’s Broken Resolutions Bash at Hyde Sunset in Los Angeles, California. The model turned actress wore a skin-tight dress with a plunging neckline that showed off more than her muscles.
The Wives of ‘Mad Max:Fury Road’
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Abbey Lee, Zoe Kravitz, Courtney Eaton and Riley Keough from “Mad Max: Fury Road” at the 21st Annual Critics’ Choice Awards on January 17, 2016.
Kaley Cuoco and Johnny Galecki
Even though the “Big Bang Theory” costars and former lovers have stated multiple times that they are not dating, the pair got super close at the People’s Choice Awards on Wednesday night. Click here for more pictures of Cuoco on Hollywoodlife.com.
The “Teen Wolf” walked the red carpet at the People’s Choice Awards in Los Angeles in an electric blue jumper with a serious cutout. She told FOX411, “It’s insane (to be nominated)! First of all I never knew I would be an actress and now I’m at the People’s Choice Awards with a movie, ‘Unfriended’ that is nominated and ‘Teen Wolf’—it’s even more exciting that the fans are the ones that got us here.”
Alyssa Milano shorter do
“The Walking Dead’s” Lauren Cohan showed off her killer figure in Shape magazine. The star explained, “I was very skinny as a kid…I never worried about how I looked. In my teens, though, I started to be more aware of my body, and I didn’t like being skinny. People made fun of me for it. So when I got to college, I ate a lot of junk and gained weight. I loved it because I didn’t stand out as a bony girl anymore! Eating became a way of not getting attention for looking too skinny, but it was also self-sabotage. In the last few years, I’ve gotten back on track with exercising for fun and eating right, and now I’m in a happy place with myself.”
(James Macari/SHAPE Magazine)
Hannah Davis’s sparkler
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Kaley Cuoco’s abs
Sadie Robertson’s red dress
The “Duck Dynasty” star looked radiant in red as she celebrated the 54th Armed Forces Gala & Gold Medal dinner in New York City. “Thank you to all the men & women who serve,” Robertson shared on Instagram. Click here for more pictures of the reality star on Hollywoodlife.com.
Francesca, the daughter of Clint Eastwood, looked like she had a little too much fun after a night of partying at The Nice Guy in West Hollywood. Click here for more pictures of the reality star on X17online.com.
Selena Gomez performs
Selena Gomez rocked out in a sexy black leotard and corset-inspired top during WiLD 94.9’s FM’s Jingle Ball 2015 presented by Capital One at ORACLE Arena in Oakland, California.
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RaeLynn, Blake Shelton, Cassadee Pope
Sadie Robertson’s new tattoo
Sadie Robertson showed off her first tattoo in a new selfie with her grandmother on Instagram. The “Duck Dynasty” star had the word “fearless” inked on her arm to remind herself that she is “fearless in The Name Of Jesus.” She added that the tattoo was “daddy approved.” Click here for more photos of the reality star on Hollywoodlife.com.
Gillian Anderson looked red hot in a sophisticated knee-length dress that she paired with strappy gold sandals at the Evening Standard theatre awards in London. The actress will reprise her “X-Files” role; click here to watch the new trailer.
Kaley Cuoco’s interesting outfit
Kaley Cuoco didn’t dress for the paparazzi. The “Big Bang Theory” star wore an interesting outfit to the gym that included a blue beanie and a ill-fitting purple shorts. Click here for more pictures of Cuoco on X17online.com.
Shannen Doherty is back
Shannen Doherty made her first red carpet appearance since revealing she had been diagnosed with breast cancer in August. The former “Charmed” star donned a loose-fitting belted black gown as she attended the 4th Annual Baby2Baby Gala held at 3Labs in Culver City, Calif.
Kylie Jenner’s date night
Kylie Jenner turned heads in a low-cut black jumpsuit. The reality star wore the sexy outfit on date night with her beau Tyga. Click here for more pictures of Jenner on X17online.com.
Lindsey Vonn’s health scare
Lindsey Vonn shared a picture of herself from a hospital room this weekend. The Olympic skier is no stranger to injuries, but this time her injury wasn’t caused on the slopes. “So the story is that my dogs got rowdy fighting over a dang Frisbee and I tried to break it up but got bit instead. Fun weekend,” Vonn tweeted on Saturday. Click here to see the graphic photo of Vonn’s injury.
Charlotte McKinney’s sexy look
Miranda Lambert wins
Miranda Lambert donned a sheer lace top over a white bra while she proudly showed off her BMI award. She posed with president and CEO Michael O’Neill (left) and writer Jody Williams in Nashville. Click here for more pictures of the country star on Hollywoodlife.com.
Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson’s costumes
James Franco tattoo?
James Franco clearly has a lot of love for his X costar Emma Watson. The actor shared a picture of himself with a tattoo of Watson’s face on his neck. But the tat is likely a fake as Franco tagged the artist who gave him the tattoo as Cheyenne Randall who reposted the pic on her account saying, “#shoppedtattoos.” She is known for her faux tattoo art. Click here for more pics of Watson on Hollywoodlife.com.
Sexy Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump
Playboy got political this year with some ideas for Halloween costumes. Like Donald Trump or Bernie Sanders? The magazine sexed up the presidential candidates for a 2015 Halloween costume. Click here to see more photos.
Hailey Baldwin’s strappy dress
Hailey Baldwin walked the red carpet at the 2015 MTV European Music Awards in Milan, Italy in a barely-there dress. The model showed off her long longs and curves in the strappy mini.
Sarah Silverman’s black dress
Sarah Silverman turned heads in a black dress featuring a plunging neckline at the LA Premiere of “I Smile Back” held at ArcLight Hollywood. It’s definitely one of the sexier looks the comedian has ever worn.
Beyonce steals the show
Beyonce stole the show again. The singer arrived in a sexy purple dress at the Tidal X: 1020 Amplified by HTC concert at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Talk about one hot mama!
Eddie Murphy and Paige Butler
Jessie James Decker gets real
New mom for the second time Jessie James Decker shared a photo of her c-section scar on Instagram in an attempt to keep it real with her fans. She wrote, “
Selena Gomez performs on ‘Today’
Selena Gomez performs on NBC’s “Today” show in a slinky, black pantsuit with strategically placed cutouts. The singer is busy promoting her new album “Revival.”
Ronda Rousey’s late night look
Ronda Rousey showed off her sexier side on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.” The MMA fighter donned a black dress that revealed a lot of skin for the late night talk show.
Hadid sisters show skin
Kaley Cuoco is single again
Ryan who? Kaley Cuoco made her first public appearance since announcing her split from Ryan Sweeting on Sept. 25. The “Big Bang Theory” star looked stunning in a little black dress as she attended the Longines International Races Gala on Oct. 1 in Los Angeles.
(Shutterstock Rex for EEM)
Tara Reid is too thin
Tara Reid showed off her scarily-thin figure at the beach in Malibu. The actress has long been criticized for her thin frame telling OK Magazine in 2008, “I’m not too thin. I go up 10 pounds, I do down 10 pounds…I can’t win!” Click here for more pictures of Reid’s bikini body.
Dave, is that you?
Miranda shows off skin, beau
Victoria and David Beckham
Jessica Simpson shops
‘Game of Thrones’ celebration
What’s going on here? “Game of Thrones” co-creator David Benioff (top center) flips the bird at a cameraman while his wife, actress Amanda Peet (bottom left), smooches former “GOT” star Pedro Pascal at HBO’s Official 2015 Emmy After Party at The Plaza at the Pacific Design Center. Click here for more stylish celebrity couples at the Emmys.
Sandra Lee is back
Sandra Lee made her first public appearance after undergoing surgery in August for complications following her double mastectomy in May. The celebrity chef looked vibrant in a pale pink dress at the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday.
Kate Upton busts out
Kate Upton is busting out. The model attended Harpers BAZAAR ICONS event during Fashion Week in a tight, black dress that left little to the imagination.
Salma Hayek shows off
Salma Hayek knows how to show off her best assets. The actress arrived in a knee-length dress with a low-cut neckline on the red carpet for the film “Septembers of Shiraz” during the 40th Toronto International Film Festival.
Jessica Simpson turns heads
Jessica Simpson turned heads in New York City wearing a tight black dress that showed off her cleavage. The top of Simpson’s dress appeared to be some sort of corset and the blonde mom finished off the look with a pair of shades. Click here for more must-see star sightings.
Dwayne Johnson saves pups
Amber Rose and Blac Chyna
Amanda Bynes dresses down
Mayim Bialik’s modest look
Mayim Bialik donned a modest and stylish black dress at the Television Academy’s 67th Emmy Performance Peer Group Celebration in Beverly Hills. The actress told FOX411 that she values modest dressing saying, “Being a modest dresser, that for me is a certain amount of my religious faith — privacy and chastity. Just because I have a body, doesn’t mean it means to be on display.”
Emma Roberts’ new ad
Emma Robertsons showed her softer side in a new campaign for Aerie. The “Scream Queens” actress stripped down to her bra and underwear in one of the sexier photos.
Carmen Electra showed off her glowing tan and bare midriff in a blue ensemble on Saturday. The actress was clearly dressed for the California weather.
Stana Katic proved yet again that she can rock any red carpet. The “Castle” star looked smoking in a white dress with a plunging neckline at the premiere of “Hand of God” held at the Ace Hotel in Los Angeles.
Ben Affleck’s ex-nanny Christine Ouzounian is all smiles as she leavesa private residence in Los Angeles and hops into her $43,000+ Lexus that the actor reportedly gave her. Click here for more photos of Ouzounian.
Elle Fanning in ‘About Ray’
Elle Fanning takes on the role of a transgender teen in the upcoming film “About Ray.” Fanning stars as Ray, a teenager who is transitioning from female to male. The film also stars Tate Donovan, Susan Sarandon and Naomi Watts. Click here to watch the trailer.
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Chrissy Teigen business attire
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Benjamin Netanyahu: The man they call ‘the magician’ has run out of tricks | World News
Benjamin Netanyahu, the ever-present figure in Israeli politics for three decades is down and out.
“Bibi”, to give him his near-universal nickname, has been written off so many times, but now, the man they call “the magician” has run out of tricks and run out of road.
After four elections in just two years, 24 months of political stagnation, a new dawn has broken for Israeli politics. It heralds the beginning for a remarkable coalition and the end for an extraordinary political operator.
Trump before Trump
Benjamin Netanyahu has been Israel‘s prime minister for the last 12 years: the longest serving leader in the country’s history. That wasn’t the start though. He was also prime minister between 1996 and 1999. In opposition before then and between those two stints, he was in the wings, plotting and driving his form of populist nationalist politics.
Bibi, the secular Jewish populist, cast himself as the defender of the nation against Iran, the defender of the Jewish State against the Palestinians, and most recently, as the saviour of the nation against coronavirus.
He is a politician who was channelling Trump while the former American president was still building casinos.
“He was Trump before Trump,” Netanyahu’s unofficial biographer, Anshel Pfeffer told me.
“He is a constant campaigner, he’s basically running for re-election the whole time. He doesn’t take a break between elections. So many of the populist politicians we talk about today – Orban in Hungary, Boris Johnson; Netanyahu was doing a lot of what they are doing now long before they were on the scene.
“Probably the only politician who was doing this in the television era before Netanyahu is Silvio Berlusconi in Italy,” Pfeffer said.
A survivor not a winner
Curiously Netanyahu was never actually a landslide politician. While often compared, as a savvy political operator, to Blair or Clinton, he only ever scraped in, but he did it consistently and that’s what mattered.
Israel is a country that functions on coalitions and Bibi was always the man who managed to form them. Critics, though, say he did it through exploitation rather than consensus.
Ehud Olmert was Netanyahu’s predecessor as prime minister. The two men were once in the same party, Likud. But as it tacked to the right, Olmert remained a centrist.
Mr Olmert told Sky News: “We never we were never friends. I never liked him. I never felt close to him. I never felt that he is a genuine human being [but] I thought it was a highly talented performer, the greatest that I’ve met in modern politics… He’s a genius. I mean, there there will be no one that can compete with him in on television. Laurence Olivier?”
He continued: “He’s a great performer, but when you look at the substance of things, the divisions within the Israeli society today are greater than ever before.”
Pfeffer agreed: “Netanyahu is the most divisive prime minister in history, he has exploited every divide in Israeli society between Jews and Arabs, religious and secular, left and right.
“All these all these divides have been exploited and the communities have been played off against each other to keep him in power. That’s something that Israeli society will be paying the price for for years to come.”
Danny Danon has been a close confidant of Netanyahu for decades. He is a former Likud party politician and a nationalist who doesn’t believe in a two-state solution with the Palestinians. Until last year he was Netanyahu’s ambassador to the United Nations.
He told Sky News: “Many Israelis were born knowing only Netanyahu as the prime minister of Israel.
“He is one of the greatest leaders in Israel’s history and his dedication to our security, I think that the most important thing in his legacy.”
Under Netanyahu, Israel enjoyed the longest period of economic growth in its history; an achievement only damaged by the coronavirus pandemic which ‘the magician’ managed still to turn to his advantage. From the beginning he was the consummate communicator.
Describing his early political years, Pfeffer, author of Bibi: The Turbulent Life & Times of Benjamin Netanyahu, said: “He had literally sat at home over weekends with a rented video camera and trained himself how to do sound bites, how to do have strong, strong interviews on television.
“And when he came along in the late 1980s, he literally blew everyone away and he’s kept that advantage ever since.”
Bibi the peacemaker?
Despite his persona as a tough-man, the former captain in the Israeli special forces actually presided over a period of relative calm, in Israeli terms.
He has been risk-averse while building up the nation’s defences and moulding a stalemate with the Palestinians precisely because it played to his advantage.
Pfeffer said: “He has this warmongering image which he which he builds up himself, but he never pushed the button and he never launched the big attack on Iran… He didn’t launch another war with Hezbollah in Lebanon, as his predecessors did. So all these things have been talked about, but never actually happened. He’s been risk averse and that is to his credit.”
But it was all to the detriment of the Palestinian people. Netanyahu’s politics, combined with splits and failures in the Palestinians’ own leadership, have stalled the peace process.
Olmert believes the impact of this failure on the reputation of the Jewish State is huge: “The lack of political solution for the Palestinian issue is the greatest threat to the status of the State of Israel. We need to separate from the Palestinians. We need to end the occupation. We can’t be seen in the international community as occupiers because this will destroy the image of Israel, the status of Israel.”
The latest round of fighting in Gaza hinted at a consequence of the stalemate. The Palestinian cause seemed more united than ever before, but it was a street-level unity. The politicians on all sides remain intransigent.
Hanan Ashrawi, a central figure over decades in the quest for Palestinian statehood has a scathing assessment of Netanyahu’s legacy.
She told Sky News: “I think Netanyahu’s legacy has been one of the most, if not the most destructive legacy for Israel, for the whole region, and I think in many ways, by legitimising fascism and violence and manipulation and control as well as corruption, he has created a situation where the chances of peace have become all that more difficult, if not impossible.”
After 12 years in power, Netanyahu as been central in reminding western nations of what he sees as the malign behaviour of Iran. Yet in that time, Iran has come closer and closer to obtaining a nuclear weapon. Mr Danon doesn’t see this as a failure.
He told me: “I think the fact that he put Iran on the spotlight in the last decade and everybody today sees the real threat coming from Tehran… maybe some people see different ways to deal with the threat, but he exposed it and he mobilised our intelligence agencies to bring information. And today the Iranians cannot work quietly, continue with their ideas. All the spotlights on them.”
The last few years of his premiership have been dominated by his corruption trial – three cases of fraud, bribery and breach of trust. The trial is ongoing.
Netanyahu presided over a prolonged period of peace within Israel, but even that was in doubt with recent sectarian violence between Arabs and Jews which he did nothing to calm.
He signed unprecedented and laudable diplomatic normalisation deals with Gulf Arab nations, but on that core issue which defines the land he’s ruled for so long, the Israel-Palestinian conflict, something which many Israelis seem oddly oblivious to, there are no solutions.
Netanyahu failed to bring about a lasting peace and chose instead the status quo which works for Israelis but does not for the Palestinians.
In his final interview before he died in 2016, former Israeli president and prime minister Shimon Peres was asked if he still thought there was a chance for peace between Israel and the Palestinians.
He said: “I don’t think there [is] another alternative. Neither for the Palestinians, nor for us. The only alternative is an ongoing war. But contrary to what people think, in war there are no victories, only victims. No war is ever finished unless its being replaced by peace.”
Netanyahu and his supporters will claim he achieved many victories. But he did not replace war with peace.
NATO summit: Joe Biden the focus of attention as alliance prepares to talk tough on China and Russia | World News
The US, Britain and the rest of the NATO alliance are expected to sharpen their language on the challenge posed by China, keep up pressure on Russia and for the first time make tackling the impact on security of climate change a key task.
President Joe Biden will touch down in Brussels on Sunday evening ahead of a summit on Monday of all 30 alliance leaders, including Boris Johnson, at NATO‘s giant, glass headquarters on the outskirts of the Belgian capital.
It comes ahead of Mr Biden’s first face-to-face meeting with Russia‘s Vladimir Putin in Switzerland on Wednesday and follows a three-day summit of the G7 in Cornwall – all designed to display democratic unity to the Kremlin.
Russia’s president told NBC News in an interview ahead of his meeting with Mr Biden that relations between Moscow and Washington were at their “lowest point”.
Speaking ahead of the NATO summit, its chief, Jens Stoltenberg, said it was a “pivotal moment” for the alliance.
“We are in an age of global competition and we must respond to many threats and challenges at the same time,” he said in a press conference on Friday. “We will also address the security impact of climate change, for the first time, making this an important task for NATO.”
The atmosphere at the summit is set to differ from the previous two gatherings in 2017 and 2019, when then-president Donald Trump stole the show.
He upturned what is usually a carefully choreographed and planned piece of diplomatic theatre, berating allies as “delinquent” for failing to pay their fair share of the bill towards collective defence and instead overly-relying on the US military.
Mr Trump even threatened to pull the US out of NATO – a move that would have dealt a hammer blow to what is regarded by its members as the cornerstone of their security.
All eyes this time will be on Mr Biden.
In a return to the language normally expected from US leaders, he is expected to affirm his country’s “unwavering commitment” to the alliance and to Article 5 of the NATO treaty, which requires all allies to come to the defence of any member state if attacked.
But allies remain under pressure, even without Mr Trump’s threats, to meet previous commitments to move towards spending at least 2% of national income on defence by 2024 – a pledge made at a NATO summit in Wales in 2014.
Failure to do so would send the wrong signal to the Biden administration and to NATO’s adversaries, a European source said.
The summit on Monday will be relatively short, taking place just in the afternoon.
In terms of concrete outcomes, allies are expected to sign up to a communique which looks set to include a toughening of language about the challenge posed by China, according to three European sources.
China was mentioned for the first time in a NATO leaders’ communique after the previous summit, hosted by the UK, in 2019 – when it was described as a challenge and an opportunity.
Eighteen months later, this language will remain balanced but is expected to give more of a sense of how Beijing, with its growing military power, poses a challenge to the world’s democracies.
The allies will still stress areas of co-operation, including climate change.
But there is concern particularly in the US about the threat posed by a rising China, with officials accusing the ruling Chinese Communist Party of human rights abuses and attempting to undermine international rules established since the Second World War.
NATO allies will also finalise what is being called the NATO 2030 initiative – a plan to transform the alliance to meet emerging and future threats. It includes plans to better exploit emerging technologies, enhance cyber defences, and combat climate change.
The initiative was devised after Mr Trump and France‘s President Emmanuel Macron questioned the relevance of an alliance that was established at the start of the Cold War to tackle the then-Soviet Union.
Israel set to vote in new government as Benjamin Netanyahu vows return to power from opposition | World News
Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed to lead his Likud Party back to power on the day parliament was set to vote through the formation of a new coalition government.
In what is likely to become his outgoing speech to parliament, Mr Netanyahu, widely known as “Bibi” vowed to “topple this dangerous government and return to lead the country in our way”.
He made clear he had no plans to relinquish leadership of the right-wing Likud party. He will therefore become leader of the opposition, assuming the new government is sworn in.
The new administration, comprising an unprecedented coalition of parties from across the spectrum, is expected to win 61 votes in the 120-seat Knesset in a vote of confidence later.
The vote would end a record term of 12 consecutive years for the Israel prime minster, as well as a turbulent two years of politics that saw four elections, an economically devastating coronavirus outbreak and an 11-day conflict in Gaza in May.
Ultra-nationalist Naftali Bennett, a hi-tech millionaire and Orthodox Jew, is to replace Netanyahu in a power-sharing deal with centrist leader Yair Lapid. Mr Lapid, a former TV host, will take over as PM in 2023 for a further two years.
The new government has pledged to heal a nation bitterly divided over the departure of Mr Netanyahu, the most dominant Israeli politician of his generation.
These divisions were evident as Mr Bennett was heckled by supporters of Mr Netanyahu in a raucous session of parliament.
Addressing the Knesset ahead of the vote, Mr Bennett vowed to fight US efforts to revive the Iran nuclear deal, a continuation of Mr Netanyahu’s confrontational policy.
“Israel will not allow Iran to arm itself with nuclear weapons,” he said. “Israel will not be a party to the agreement and will continue to preserve full freedom of action.”
The ruling coalition looks unlike any before in the country’s 73-year history. It contains parties with extreme ideological differences, including for the first time a party that represents Israel’s 21% Arab minority, Raam.
The leaders are expected to steer clear of drastic moves on international issues such as policy on Palestine, focussing instead on domestic reforms.
But the coalition’s fragile majority means that it could collapse even if just one of the eight factions splintered. The groups are united in little more than their opposition to Mr Netanyahu.
Mr Netanyahu, 71, had failed to form a government after an election on 23 March, the fourth in two years. His fate was effectively sealed on 2 June, when eight groups with the 61 seats required for a majority signed an agreement.
His trial on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust – allegations which he denies – continues.
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